This basic manual guides the novice investor to a working knowledge of the stock market and how to start trading and earning. Written in clear, non-technical language, it defines all of the major terms used by investors and puts them together in an easily understandable framework. The result is a big picture of the many investment choices available, and the pros and cons of each one.
This book answers the beginning investor’s questions, including:
Finding and choosing a discount broker
Managing brokerage fees.
Growth stocks vs. dividends.
The difference between mutual funds, index funds, and ETFs.
How to make your first trade.
Quick, easy to listen to, and packed full of useful information, this book decodes investment jargon into plain language and gives the beginner a solid toolkit for learning the ways of the market.